Gray Plant Mooty Attorneys Named 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars


MINNEAPOLIS (July 5, 2019) — Thirty-three Gray Plant Mooty attorneys were recognized in the 2019 Super Lawyers® Magazine Minnesota edition. Twenty-five were named “Super Lawyers” and eight were named “Rising Stars” in the annual publication. 

The Super Lawyers designation identifies lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Lawyers are selected through independent research, peer nomination, and peer evaluations. Only five percent of Minnesota-based lawyers receive the distinction.

The following Gray Plant Mooty attorneys were named 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers:

  • David C. Bahls
  • Jennifer Debrow
  • Phillip L. Kunkel
  • Dean A. LeDoux
  • Bruce W. Mooty
  • Kirk Reilly
  • Daniel R. Shulman
  • Michael P. Sullivan, Jr.
  • Quentin R. Wittrock

Marya Robben made her debut on the Top 50: 2019 Women Minnesota Super Lawyers along with Ann Burns who again made the Top 50: 2019 Women list as well as the Top 100: 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers.

Rising Stars are chosen by their peers as being among the top up-and-coming lawyers. To be considered, lawyers must be 40 years old or younger, or must have practiced law for less than 10 years. Only 2.5 percent of lawyers in Minnesota receive this honor.

The following Gray Plant Mooty lawyers were named 2019 Minnesota Rising Stars:

  • Ashley Bennett Ewald
  • Neil Goldsmith
  • Karli B. Hussey
  • Raymond J. Konz
  • John F. Mathews
  • Andrew J. Steil

About Gray Plant Mooty

Gray Plant Mooty is a leading corporate law firm with one of the top franchise practices in the world. The firm’s attorneys and staff are recognized for providing exceptional service and value to clients globally. The full-service law firm has offices in Minnesota, Washington, D.C., and North Dakota. Learn more at